College Football Coaching Carousel: A Costly Dramedy
The hirings, firings and team-swapping of college football coaches has begun with the University of Florida at the center of the action.By Christian Bryant | December 4, 2014
College football is steeped in tradition — the inter- and cross-conference rivalries, the tailgating, the Saturdays when you actually have something to do. Fortunately for us, the traditions don’t stop there.
The annual post-season hirings, firings and team-swappings of football coaches — dubbed the coaching carousel — has begun.
Let’s start at the University of Florida, which seems to be the center of the most talked-about coaching pick up. Former Colorado State University Head Coach Jim McElwain will lead the Gators next season.